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    Energy Policy Roundtable Discussion

    Former energy and defense officials along with industry professionals spoke at a conference on energy policy and security Speakers included former Shell Oil Company President John…

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    James Schlesinger on Energy Policy and Security

    Former Energy and Defense Secretary James Schlesinger was interviewed by Ted Koppel at the U.S. Energy Security Council conference on energy policy and security. They addressed the…

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    U.S.-Soviet Relations, 1969-1976

    Secretary Rice delivered the keynote address. Then two former secretaries of State discussed the topic, “U.S.-Soviet Relations in the Era of Détente, 1969-1976.”

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    National Security Issues

    Commission members spoke about their final report on national security in the 21st century. The report addressed threats posed by terrorism, cyber-warfare, and other sources. It…

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    Nixon-Ford-Kissinger Foreign Policy Era

    A panel of persons who were involved at the time reviewed the 1970s foreign policy of Presidents Nixon and Ford, for whom Henry Kissinger served as national security adviser and secretary…

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    U.S. Policy Toward Iraq

    Former government officials talked about potential military action against Iraq, coalition building, past actions against Iraq, and the use of preemptive attacks as a means of assuring…

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    Closing Remarks

    Mr. Schlesinger gave the closing remarks and answered questions from the audience. The Manhattan Project was a top-secret attempt during World War II to create the atomic…

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    U.S.-Russia Summit

    Participants talked about President Bush’s upcoming trip to Russia in which he and President Putin will sign a monumental nuclear arms reduction treaty to lower the number of nuclear…

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    U.S. Policy in the Persian Gulf

    Participants talked about U.S. foreign policy in the Persian Gulf and Middle East. Among the topics addressed were relations with Iran, future policy toward Iraq, efforts to combat…

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    U.S.-Russia Relations

    The panelists discussed next week’s summit meeting between President Bush and Russian President Putin. They also answered questions from members of the audience.

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    National Security Service Award

    Officials honored Mr. Schlesinger for his service to the country and presented him with the “keeper of the flame award” for his efforts on behalf of national security.

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    Sunday Talk Show Stakeouts

    Following appearances on Sunday morning news talk shows participants answered questions from reporters about the U.S. efforts to combat global terrorism.

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    Responses to Terrorism

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    Defense Issues

    Mr. Schlesinger spoke about present and future challenges for the U.S. military. Among the topics he addressed were troop morale, ballistic missile defense, biological and…

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    Strategic Implications of Chinese Entry into the WTO

    Panelists talked about trade relations with China. The Nixon center hosted the discussion on strategic implications of Chinas entry into the World Trade Organization and permanent…

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    Central Intelligence Agency

    Former directors spoke about their tenures at the CIA and how the agency has changed. Among the topics they addressed were new intelligence gathering methods, terrorist threats, and…

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    Geopolitics of Energy

    Minister Al-Naimi talked about Saudi oil policy for the next millennium. He focused on the state of the world’s energy supply and the role of oil in the future world economic and…

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    Book Discussion on A Better War: America's Last Years in Vietnam

    Mr. Sorley talked about his book A Better War: The Unexamined Victories and the Final Tragedy of America’s Last Years in Vietnam, published by Harcourt Brace on June 3, 1999. The…

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    Chemical Weapons Convention Part 1

    Committee members heard testimony from three former secretaries of defense concerning their opposition to the Chemical Weapons Convention, which is currently pending ratification by the…

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